Berkshire, 1911. The Reverend Albert Canning leads a happy existence with his wife Hester. But their quiet lives are changed for ever by two new arrivals. First comes Cat, the new maid, a free-spirited young woman sent down from London after entanglements with the law. Then comes Robin Durrant, a leading expert in the occult, enticed by tales of elemental beings in the water meadows nearby. During the oppressive summer heat, the rectory becomes charged with powerful emotions.
Publication Date: 26-Feb-2019
Publisher: Orion Publishing Group, Limited